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Plants of the Wide Bay District

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Species information

Acacia baueri subsp. baueri     Benth.

This native shrub is commonly known as tiny wattle.

Reported at 3 Fraser Coast localities: Burrum Heads, Fraser Island, Tinnanbar.

It has been recorded in the Wide Bay district in the Queensland Herbarium Census and is listed as occurring in the Fraser Coast region in Queensland Herbarium Wildlife Online.

In the Queensland Nature Conservation Act this taxon is classified as Vulnerable.
Under the Federal Environment Protection Biodiversity Conservation Act it is not classified.

Acacia baueri subsp. baueri is described as a "higher dicot" in the Leguminosae (Mimosaceae) family.

Distribution south from vicinity of Woodgate in coastal sandy areas of Wide Bay and Moreton districts including Fraser Island. Often overlooked due to small size. Most easily identified when flowering. ‘Back on Track’ priority plant species for the Burnett Mary NRM region. Regarded as a wetland species in Queensland WetlandInfo.


Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.

Australasian Virtual Herbarium

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